Tech20: IIOT applied to Oil and Gas: business cases, examples and blue sky thinking

A social showcase for speakers presenting technology focused topics. 

We have launched a series of weekly events called ‘Tech20’ to help inspire a culture of innovation in the North-East of Scotland.

The events take place in our Innovation Hub and will feature an expert speaker giving a thought-provoking insight into a technology, theme or business area.

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Steve Aitken, Consultant Director, Intelligent Plant

In this talk, Steve will discuss how the rapid development and deployment of analytics technology can be used with existing data to optimise production from wells.  Looking forward, Steve explores the potential of merging Industrial IOT data with existing datasets to deliver widescale industry benefits and increase collaboration throughout the supply chain.

Steve Aitken has a degree in BSc Hons Computer Science from Aberdeen University, during which he participated in the STEP programme and was awarded “Most Enterprising Student in Aberdeen”. After working for Performance Improvements as a Principle Application Engineer for 6 years he left to found Intelligent Plant 13 years ago. He terms himself “Consultant Director” and still gets his hands dirty delving into code. He has spent over 19 years providing tools for engineers and unsupervised systems to alert on equipment performance and other process issues.